Review: could Black cohosh cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Black cohosh, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 217 people who have side effects while taking Black cohosh from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Black cohosh has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 273 Black cohosh users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,475 Constipation patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 217 people reported to have side effects when taking Black cohosh. Among them, 27 people (12.44%) have Constipation.
Time on Black cohosh when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Black cohosh * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Black cohosh ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 70.37%)
- Depression (19 people, 70.37%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 70.37%)
- Breast cancer (19 people, 70.37%)
- Bone pain (19 people, 70.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (21 people, 77.78%)
- Potassium chloride (20 people, 74.07%)
- Wellbutrin (20 people, 74.07%)
- Promethazine (20 people, 74.07%)
- Glucovance (19 people, 70.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Wellbutrin for a 63-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder, Depression. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Suboxone, Celebrex, Clonidine for a 32-year old man with Drug Addiction, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Adhd. The patient has Constipation Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Aspirin for a 28-year old woman with Primary Polycythemia. The patient has Constipation
- A study of side effects of Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride for a 17-year old girl with Acne. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix, Metformin for a 38-year old woman with Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Passed Out, Diabetes. The patient has Constipation, Bloating, Painful Urination, Pain - Leg, Unable To Get Pregnant, Unable To Concentrate, Passed Out
Recent Black cohosh related drug comparison:
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